Seniors with transportation difficulties in getting to their COVID-19 vaccine appointments can catch an Uber or Lyft ride to and from their appointment by a Fulton County Senior Services program.
Any Fulton County senior with a confirmed vaccination appointment can name the Senior Services STARline at 404-613-6000 to schedule transportation. Seniors ought to make the decision a minimum of two days upfront of their appointment.
While making the appointment name, seniors want to present the next data: first and final title; age; phone quantity; pick-up time and handle, and; vacation spot handle for his or her vaccine appointment.
When the request is accredited, an Uber/Lyft transportation supplier will name to coordinate ride pick-ups.
Caregivers of county residents age 65 and older additionally can make use of the service, which is an initiative by Fulton County to reply to the necessity to enhance vaccine accessibility for eligible seniors. Participating seniors and their caregivers are eligible for up to 4 journeys – to and from their first and second vaccine appointments – for free of charge to them.
For extra data on scheduling a COVID-19 vaccine appointment, name 404-613-8150.